Commerzbank’s Dixon, JPMorgan’s Peters assess tech valuations
04 July 2018 | 2:53 pm
Peter Dixon, a global financial economist at Commerzbank, and Grace Peters, European equities strategist at JPMorgan Private Bank, discuss the outlook for technology stocks.
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Finance Minister Sajid Javid urged firms to "adjust" to the reality of Brexit. British firms have warned about "huge" costs and disruption should the UK not reach a trade deal by the end of this year's transition phase.
12 Mar 2020
Buhari writes Senate, requests passage of 2019 Finance amendment bill.
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Gbajabiamila, Finance Minister meets over Nigeria's borrowing plans
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The papers look at accusations US Postmaster General Louis Dejoy pressured former employees into donating to Republican candidates. Meanwhile in Lebanon, British paper the Guardian looks at the "forgotten victims" of the Beirut explosion. And finally, American papers continue reacting to a university professor's bizarre confession.
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The German finance minister has kicked off days of debate over the 2021 budget, arguing for more debt to support the economy during the coronavirus pandemic. "It's a really, really" large sum, admitted Scholz.
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European finance experts are in Rome as part of an audit and have praised the Vatican's efforts to clean its financial house. The pope likened the fight to Jesus expelling the money changers from the temple.
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The US has given its support to the Nigerian candidate for the top position at the World Trade Organization, ending a month-long deadlock. The move represents yet another split with the previous administration.
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Nigeria to borrow $1.2BN to finance agriculture
3 Apr 2021
Prime Minister Igor Matovic has pitched switching jobs to resolve the standoff over the ruling coalition's pandemic measures. However, some are calling for his removal entirely.
24 Apr 2021
As US President Joe Biden prepares to host his virtual climate summit on Earth Day, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has said private money will be needed to help the country become carbon neutral. Finance plays a major role in this area, with "green bonds" being used to fund investment in projects including renewable energy, public transport and low-carbon housing. Also today, we bring you a report from a French seaside town where businesses are preparing for Covid-19 restrictions to be lifted so that visitors can return.
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Apologies from Wall Street don't happen often. Yet JPMorgan's backing of the now doomed Super League forced it into a rare mea culpa. It might prove an enduring lesson as the battle for football's soul continues.
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